The table below looks at the statistics for GCIA in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GCIA over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
GIAC Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
London / City of London
Rank 147 - 195
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing GCIA 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.069% - 0.019%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £425 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate - £455 £438
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
427 484 790
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 14.64% 15.12% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 353 581
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £231 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 17
Median hourly rate £15.98 £19.50 £19.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.05% +2.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £16.00 £13.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £33.80 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.40% +86.66%

GCIA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing GCIA as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

GCIA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

GCIA
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing GCIA across the City of London region.

GCIA Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

GCIA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GCIA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for GCIA.

1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
1 8 (100.00%) CISM
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (87.50%) Asset Management
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 7 (87.50%) Security Operations
3 6 (75.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 6 (75.00%) Threat Detection
3 6 (75.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 6 (75.00%) SANS
3 6 (75.00%) Retail
3 6 (75.00%) Network Security
3 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (75.00%) Financial Institution
3 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) Sun
3 6 (75.00%) CNA
3 6 (75.00%) Novell Certification
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Unix
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Equities
3 6 (75.00%) Legal
3 6 (75.00%) Network+ Certification

GCIA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Financial Institution
2 6 (75.00%) Legal
2 6 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Security Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Information Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Information Risk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Risk Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Management Information System
2 6 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (75.00%) Equities
2 6 (75.00%) Fixed Income
2 6 (75.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 7 (87.50%) Asset Management
2 7 (87.50%) Security Operations
3 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (75.00%) Network Design
3 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (75.00%) Threat Detection
3 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CISM
1 8 (100.00%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) CNA
2 6 (75.00%) GCIH
2 6 (75.00%) GIAC
2 6 (75.00%) Network+ Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Novell Certification
2 6 (75.00%) SANS
3 2 (25.00%) CCFP
3 2 (25.00%) EnCE
3 2 (25.00%) GCFA
3 2 (25.00%) GPEN
3 2 (25.00%) GREM
3 2 (25.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISAE 3402
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Sun